|Birth: ||Dec. 7, 1805|
|Death: ||Jun. 11, 1884|
Husband of Margaret THOMPSON (1809-1892)
Levi TROUT was born 7 Dec 1805 in Rockingham County, Virginia, where he married Margaret THOMPSON in 1825. Levi moved his family to Buckskin Twp, Ross, OH in March 1829, then on to Fall Twp, Henry, IN in May 1835.
Obituary for Levi TROUT:
"At his home near Middletown, Ind., 6/11/1884, Levi Trout, in the 79th year of his age. Deceased was born in Rockingham County, VA 1/7/1806[actually 7 dec 1805]. He immigrated to Ohio in 1829 and to Henry County, Indiana in 1835. He was a member of the ME [Methodist Episcopal] Church for 55 years and lived a consistent Christian life, being ever in his place at service. He was a useful man in the community and held the respect and esteem of his neighbors. He leaves an aged companion with whom he trod the path of life 59 years, seven children, four grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. The funeral occurred on the 12th, Rev. J.W. Miller officiating and was largely attended by sympathizing friends and neighbors."
Source: Courier Times 06/20/1884
Levi TROUT, is documented as "Line #37" in the TROUT-DNA Research Project. We are very interested in corresponding with anyone researching the parents of Levi TROUT.
Margaret Thompson Trout (1809 - 1892)
Caroline Trout Cummins (1826 - 1910)*
Robert Alexander Trout (1830 - 1916)*
Emily M Trout Davis (1831 - 1909)*
William G. Trout (1837 - 1863)*
Abraham Trout (1842 - 1866)*
Note: Photograph of Levi TROUT is from the collection of Kathy Trout Lowrey.
Created by: Craig H. Trout
Record added: Sep 12, 2008
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